May 28 to Jul 16
Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino, West Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV, United States
The ultimate event for poker aficionados, the World Series of Poker takes place every Spring, and brings tens of thousands of hopefuls to the Rio Casino eager to try their hands against the best players on earth. $10,000 is the minimum buy-in, but winners have walked away with as much as $8.3 million in winnings. The event is televised but fans of the game are welcome to come to the casino and watch in person.